Health

A female fire police officer suspected of having Covid-19


A 35-year-old woman on Nguyen Tat Thanh Street, Thanh Binh Ward, Hai Chau District, Da Nang, working in Hoi An, suspected of being infected with nCoV.

On the evening of May 11, the Quang Nam Steering Committee for Covid-19 Prevention and Control said that the suspected case was working at the North Quang Nam Fire and Rescue Team, belonging to the Fire Prevention and Rescue Police (Police Police). Quang Nam province) located at 28/3 Street, Hoi An City.

Epidemiological tracing, from April 26 to 28, she went from home to work, did not go anywhere, contacted anyone. At the end of April 29, after working at the agency, she and her family took a private car from Da Nang to Quy Nhon City (Binh Dinh).

Quang Nam medical staff spray disinfectant at the house of a Covid-19 patient. Image: Optical galaxy.

From April 30 to May 2, she stayed at her parents’ house on Le Thanh Tong Street, Quy Nhon City, did not go anywhere, on the morning of May 3 returned to Da Nang with her family. On May 4, she went to the office to work, that evening with her husband went to the house of “patient 3222” (the Ministry of Health announced on May 8) for more than an hour and then returned.

On the afternoon of May 5, after working at the office, she and a friend went to visit the funeral in Lien Chieu district (Da Nang), wearing masks. Then, with three colleagues, we went to eat at Ton That Dam street, Xuan Ha ward, Thanh Khe district. On May 6, she went to the office to interact with three colleagues. On May 7, she was isolated at home and the next day was taken to concentrated isolation, taking samples for testing. negative result for Covid-19. On May 10, she had symptoms of the disease, was taken a second time and tested positive for nCoV.

Regarding this suspected case, the Quang Nam health sector traced and identified 15 F1s in Hoi An city under surveillance, concentrated isolation, sampling for testing and awaiting results.

From May 3 to present, Quang Nam recorded 3 cases of community infection with epidemiological factors related to Da Nang; is isolating 700 people; 23 people at medical facilities and 1,793 people at home. The province set up 5 checkpoints at the gateway to control people returning from Da Nang.

Dac Thanh